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Updates to campus food service for fall semester

Dining Services seeks input on menu offerings. Cat Cavern will transition to event-only venue.

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Willamette Store temporarily closes next month for renovation

Dining Services seeks input on menu offerings. Cat Cavern will transition to event-only venue.

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Fundraising brought in $17.785M for 2016–17

Gifts recognize the university’s past and future impact, will enhance the student experience.

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Season of Shakespeare

Willamette University Theatre’s new season features contemporary plays, music, dance and “Macbeth.”

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Rick's Cafe returns with new management, menu, brews

The College of Law's trendy hangout welcomes students back with a grand reopening tomorrow.

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Ursin elected to global professional association's board

Willamette MBA’s Beth Ursin will serve on the MBA Career Services and Employer Alliance’s board.

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ACE luncheon honors inspirational employees

Staff members recognized for years of service and outstanding contributions.

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Sigma Chi honors Jim Booth '64 with award

The award is the highest honor Sigma Chi can bestow upon its members.

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Willamette greets new graduate students

Nearly 200 first-year students enrolled at Atkinson, College of Law

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Major construction projects wrap up across campus

The work affected everything from classroom space to parking lots

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Willamette celebrates Class of 2019 during annual convocation ceremony on Aug. 21

Psychology professor and author Dacher Keltner offers students advice on achieving happiness.

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Opening Days showcases Willamette's community to new students

From swimming to volleyball, the Class of 2019 explored Willamette’s offerings.

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Career Services earns national recognition for its student programs

Willamette earns three top awards, two finalist recognitions in five years

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Upholding a Tradition

Willamette aims to break the world record in Red Light/Green Light.

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Green Initiative Fund awards sustainability grants to students, staff

The awards will improve facilities, reduce waste and promote sustainability.

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Employees of the Year express shock, gratitude for their awards

Six classified and administrative workers received awards at the ACE Awards luncheon in May.

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Willamette University launches renewed website this summer

The site is designed for mobile optimization and includes new multimedia tools for storytelling.

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ACE Awards Luncheon recognizes employee accomplishments

More than 65 employees were honored for their service May 28.

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Construction projects underway

The work includes renovating a residence hall and remodeling lab spaces.

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Willamette University develops Institutional Marketing Plan

The first-ever plan charts a course for telling the Willamette story better.

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'Oh Myyy' — George Takei sheds light on social justice issues

Actor, social justice activist shares stories of personal struggle during Atkinson Lecture.

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Author shares advice for how to create a sustainable campus

Mitchell Thomashow promotes personal, community and planetary well being at Oct. 21 lecture.

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A moment with True North’s lead singer

Lead singer and vice president Kristen Grainger shares tracks from the album and thoughts about songwriting.

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Cartoonist and author Lynda Barry welcomes students to Willamette

Barry brought humor — and song — to her opening convocation address.

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Theatre announces 2014-15 season

Dramas, comedies and musicals are showing at Willamette from late September through early May.

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Rita Moore examines American culture in her new young adult novel

Rita Moore's new book, "A School for the Dead,” is coming out this summer.

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WU counseling services director gains new role with state board

Don Thomson was appointed to the Oregon Board of Licensed Professional Counselors and Therapists.

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Experienced leaders bolster finance, operations and student affairs

Monica Rimai and Jackie Balzer will bolster finance, operations and student affairs.

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25th Annual Lu'au Celebration

The 25th annual lu'au featured fire, dancing and traditional island foods.

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Star professors speak at Faculty Colloquium

Award-winning professors shared insights into best teaching practices at a Faculty Colloquium April 25.

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Brian Greene explains why science matters during Atkinson lecture

Brian Greene, a theoretical physicist, decodes mysteries of the universe during Willamette's Atkinson lecture.

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Keith Dull exhibits "Dead Ends & Domestic Talismans" at Willamette

Describing the exhibition as “deep, fascinating and complex,” Keith Dull is displaying an array of his art prints at Willamette University through Dec. 13.

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WU attempts to set new world record in game of Red Light/Green Light

With more than 1,060 participants, Willamette likely set a new record in Red Light/Green Light.

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Willamette University celebrates Class of 2013 at commencement

Several acclaimed speakers helped celebrate the achievements of WU's graduates this month.

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Noted speakers featured at upcoming commencement ceremonies

A scientist and a former Oregon Supreme Court justice are among the speakers at Willamette's graduation ceremonies.

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Award-winning filmmaker Lisa Jackson visits Willamette April 4

Award-winning filmmaker Lisa Jackson will show and discuss a selection of her short films April 4 as part of the Indian Country Conversations Series.

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Award-winning author discusses challenges of living an urban life

Pulitzer Prize winning author Tim Egan will give a free lecture April 17 as part of the Friends of Straub Environmental Learning Center Environmental Lecture Series.

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WU Theatre presents Shakespeare's dark comedy, "Measure for Measure"

Themes of corruption, justice and forgiveness intersect in Shakespeare’s dark comedy “Measure for Measure,” opening April 12 at Willamette University.

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New Music presents "Neron Kaisar"

On March 13, New Music at Willamette presents selected scenes from Peel’s opera-in-progress, “Neron Kaisar.” The concert begins at 7:30 p.m. in Hudson Concert Hall of the Mary Stuart Rogers Music Center.

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Scott Nadelson credits the writing of his new book to teaching at WU

Scott Nadelson explores past struggles in his memoir, "The Next Scott Nadelson: A Life in Progress."

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Willamette Academy benefit celebrates students’ successes

On March 15, Willamette Academy is hosting "Believe in Me," a fundraiser to celebrate its students' successes.

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Writer Andrew Sullivan delivers Atkinson lecture at Willamette

Andrew Sullivan discusses being a homosexual, Christian conservative at the Atkinson Lecture Series.

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Mark Potok explains why the radical right has grown at free talk Feb. 28

Mark Potok explains why the radical right has grown at free talk.

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Native American culture celebrated during Social Pow wow at Willamette

Willamette University's student Native American Enlightenment Association (NAEA) presents its Eleventh Annual Social Pow wow on March 9.

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Joel Salatin touts benefits of local food to full house on Tuesday

More than 1,000 people flocked to Willamette to hear Joel Salatin share his views on local food.

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Joel Salatin touts benefits of local food to full house on Tuesday

Red Priest featured at Grace Goudy Distinguished Artist Series

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Michael Beseda to lead enrollment and communications

Michael Beseda is selected to lead university enrollment and communications.

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Play examines issue of Native American mascots

A play about Native American mascots shows Willamette students that they have the power to make change.

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Photographer to lecture on race in art and contemporary culture

As part of the Hogue-Sponenburgh Art Lecture Series, contemporary artist Myra Greene will explore photography’s depiction of race.

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Willamette features political commentator Andrew Sullivan

As part of the Atkinson Lecture Series, writer Andrew Sullivan will present, "Knowing (and Loving) Thine Enemy: Gays, Conservatives and Common Ground.

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